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Magnificent Chinese Bronze Censer 19th Century 17 inches 10.3 lbs mid 1800's STUNNING-(see pics) Incense Burner Foo dog or Shi-Shi Lion

Regular price $749.00 USD
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Extraordinary 19th Century Bronze censer (Incense Burner) -mark to base. Substantial antique dating from circa 1860's measures approx 16 7/8 inches tall (41.5 cm) and weighs approx 10 lbs 3.5 oz (4.6 kg). Piece made in three parts, stand, vessel, and lid. The lid displays Buddhist Lion atop floral decoration The censer has lifting handles on shape of Foo dog or Shi-Shi Lion (Buddhist Lion) finial for lifting. Pierced stand highlights intricate guiding of concentric linear designs. There are 6 Chinese character symbols on the bottom of vessel (see pics). IN overall very nice vintage condition with no damage apparent. Provenance: Purchased in Glasgow Scotland Free domestic shipping. Released from private collection that has sold in New York City galleries as well as top auction-Guaranteed Authentic All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back. Returns & exchanges Refunds and Exchanges We accept returns within 30 days of the purchase of the item. However, the buyer is responsible for shipping the item back to us and that cost will not be refunded. We will refund your money for the item as soon as we receive the item back. Please send the